Research Lifecycle

Proposal Step

Lifecycle Proposal

Submit your research ideas to [email protected].


Cloud Security Alliance initiatives and projects are conceived and proposed through discussions, submissions, and current trends. New ideas are submitted as research proposals to the appropriate working group(s) or CSA executive team for continuedand discussion by members and professionals alike. Research proposals are selected as a consensus by the working group as relevant to the community or industry need. (Typically 1-4 months)

New ideas or revisions are submitted through various CSA channels by individuals or members of existing CSA Working Groups.

Ideas are vetted by the CSA Research and Executive team and reviewed by the appropriate working group(s) or select third parties (e.g. Industry Specific Associations, SDO's, Affliate Partners, Corporate Members) when applicable.